Books published by HarperCollins

Pete the Cat: A Pet for Pete

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 27, 2014 | 32 pages
Pete gets a new pet in this cool beginning reader story! When Pete the Cat gets a goldfish he names Goldie, Pete decides to paint a picture of his new pet. Word spreads of Pete's cool paintings and soon everyone wants one. But Pete doesn't have enough time to make paintings for everyone in town.... More Info

Pinkalicious: The Royal Tea Party

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 13, 2014 | 32 pages
Pinkalicious throws a tea party to celebrate her crowning of Goldie as Princess Goldilicious, but when Peter has ideas of his own, the perfect party could be in jeopardy.  More Info

Diary of a Worm: Nat the Gnat

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 27, 2014 | 32 pages
Worm from Doreen Cronin and Harry Bliss' bestselling picture books gets a new class pet in this I Can Read story. Worm is thrilled when it's his turn to take care of the class pet, Nat the Gnat. But everything goes wrong when he leaves the lid of Nat's tank open. Can Worm make sure the class pet... More Info

Flat Stanley: Show-and-Tell, Flat Stanley!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 20, 2014 | 32 pages
Flat Stanley's show-and-tell becomes a lost-and-found when Miss Plum's engagement ring goes missing in this I Can Read story. Arthur decides to bring Stanley to school for Show and Tell -- because he's so good at wiggling his ears! All of Arthur's classmates having something fun to share, from... More Info

Herbert's Wormhole: The Rise and Fall of El Solo Libre

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 6, 2014 | 336 pages
For fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Big Nate comes the sequel to Peter Nelson and Rohitash Rao's Herbert's Wormhole, the breakout novel-in-cartoons that J. K. Rowling called "absolutely wonderful—fast-paced, inventive, engaging, and hilarious." Herbert, Alex, and Sammi are heroes in the year... More Info

Alien in My Pocket: Radio Active

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 13, 2014 | 144 pages
Plans go awry when Amp, the four-inch-tall lead scout from the planet Erde, uses parts from fourth-grader Zack's walkie-talkie to build a quantum radio to alert his commanders to call off the pending invasion of Earth. Includes directions for building a radio.  More Info

Never Say Die

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 13, 2014 | 224 pages
In the action-adventure tradition of Far North and Ghost Canoe, Will Hobbs delivers a suspenseful page-turner with danger at every bend. At fifteen, Nick Thrasher is already an accomplished Inuit hunter. After scoring a solid cut of caribou to bring home to his ailing grandfather, Nick loses his... More Info

Love Monster and the Last Chocolate

HarperCollins Children's Books | March 27, 2014 | 32 pages
A delicious new story about Love Monster, the only monster in Cutesville, from phenomenal, award-winning picture book talent Rachel Bright! When Love Monster finds a mystery box of chocolates at his door, he can't believe his luck. But he's soon thrown into a whirlwind of turmoil. Should he keep... More Info

Splat the Cat Makes Dad Glad

Harpercollins Childrens Books | April 22, 2014 | 32 pages
Splat the Cat makes his dad proud--but not quite in the way he intended to in this hilarious beginning reader adventure! When Dad's team loses a soccer game, Splat the Cat decides to cheer up his dad by entering them into a father-son six-legged race at the Cat School Picnic. The race doesn't go... More Info

Big Nate: Mr. Popularity

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 6, 2014 | 224 pages
The fourth hilarious compilation - in full colour - of New York Times bestselling author Lincoln Peirce's Big Nate comic strips, which appear in over 300 newspapers nationwide and daily on Harper's first three comic compilations have shipped 421k total to date, and Andrews McMeel's... More Info

The Berenstain Bears: Gone Fishin'!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | April 22, 2014 | 32 pages
When Papa Bear takes Brother and Sister fishing, he is eager to show off all his fancy fishing stuff! Will Papa Bear realize that the fanciest gear isn’t always the best?  More Info

Seven Wonders Book 2: Lost in Babylon

Harpercollins Childrens Books | April 22, 2014 | 400 pages
The adventure continues in Lost in Babylon, the second book in the epic Seven Wonders series! An Epic Quest Cass, Jack, Ally, and Marco are on a mission to the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World in order to save their lives - and the world. A Missing Friend After defeating the Colossus of Rhodes... More Info

Herbert's Wormhole: AeroStar and the 3 1/2-Point Plan of Vengeance

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 6, 2014 | 368 pages
Readers of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Big Nate will love Herbert's Wormhole 3: Aerostar and the 3 1/2-Point Plan of Vengeance, the thrilling and irreverent conclusion to the series that began with Herbert's Wormhole, which J. K. Rowling called "absolutely wonderful—fast-paced, inventive, engaging,... More Info

Goddesses in Older Women

HarperCollins | October 13, 2009 | 256 pages
At some point after fifty, every woman crosses a threshold into the third phase of her life. As she enters this uncharted territory -- one that is generally uncelebrated in popular culture -- she can choose to mourn what has gone before, or she can embrace the juicy-crone years.  More Info

The Giving Tree 40th Anniversary Edition Book with CD

Harpercollins Childrens Books | March 30, 2004 | 64 pages
A young boy grows to manhood and old age experiencing the love and generosity of a tree which gives to him without thought of return, in an anniversary edition of the classic book packaged with a CD read by the late author.  More Info

The Best Ever Nursery Rhymes and Tales

HarperCollins Children's Books | April 23, 2019 | 248 pages
Jonathan Langley's humorous retellings of the nursery tales and sparkling illustrations throughout, have brought traditional nursery favourites to new life, making this bind-up perfect for bedtime reading and a treasure for all the family to enjoy.  More Info

Flat Stanley's Worldwide Adventures #11: Framed in France

Harpercollins Childrens Books | April 22, 2014 | 128 pages
Flat Stanley is off to Paris, France, to catch an art thief! We celebrate the 50th anniversary of Flat Stanley in 2014, and this is one of three new publicatiions we have planned. In his latest adventure, Stanley heads to Paris, France, to catch an art thief by posing as a famous painting hanging... More Info

Lily the Unicorn

Harpercollins Childrens Books | April 22, 2014 | 48 pages
Loving to make music, make messes and make new friends, Lily the exuberant unicorn plans lots of exciting adventures to share with new buddy Roger the penguin, who does not care for adventures. By the creator of An Awesome Book of Love! 50,000 first printing.  More Info

Big Nate Boredom Buster

Harpercollins Childrens Books | May 6, 2014 | 224 pages
This Big Nate activity book is bursting with exclusive activities. Includes mazes, sudoku, crossword puzzles, doodle games, comics, secrets codes, and much more! Nate may not be Joe Honor Roll, but he knows he's meant for big fun. He's always up for scribbling games, jokes, laughs, and creating... More Info

Charlie and the New Baby

Harpercollins Childrens Books | April 29, 2014 | 40 pages
Ree Drummond--New York Times bestselling author, Food Network star, and the Pioneer Woman herself--brings her loveably lazy basset hound's voice to life in the fourth book in this hilarious picture book series. Charlie became a favorite on Ree's blog, Confessions of a Pioneer Woman (which receives... More Info

Mary Engelbreit's Nursery and Fairy Tales Collection

Harpercollins Childrens Books | April 29, 2014 | 192 pages
For the first time ever, a selection of Mary Engelbreit's nursery and fairy tales are featured together in this beautiful paper-over-board storybook collection. Cinderella, the Three Little Pigs, Hansel & Gretel, and a number of other classics are brought to life in this handsome treasury of... More Info

Saving Lucas Biggs

Harpercollins Childrens Books | April 29, 2014 | 288 pages
"When thirteen-year-old Margaret's father is sentenced to death for a crime he didn't commit, she knows the only way to save him is to use the forbidden family power of time travel"--  More Info

Bayou of Pigs

HarperCollins Canada | March 1, 2014 | 360 pages
In 1981, a small but heavily armed force of misfits from Canada and the United States set off on a preposterous mission: invade an impoverished Caribbean country, overthrow its government in a coup d'etat, install a puppet prime minister and transform the island into a crooks' paradise. Their... More Info

The Secret Language of Doctors

HarperCollins Canada | April 29, 2014 | 320 pages
Have you ever wondered what doctors and nurses are really saying as they zip through the emergency room and onto elevators, throwing cryptic phrases at one another? Or why they do it? Do you guess at the codes broadcast over the loudspeaker, or the words doctors and nurses use when speaking right... More Info

The Painted Girls

HarperCollins Canada | April 1, 2014 | 368 pages
The #1 national bestseller, The Painted Girls is a gripping novel set in Belle Ã%poque Paris and inspired by the real-life model for Degasâe(tm)s Little Dancer Aged Fourteen and by the eraâe(tm)s most notorious criminal trials 1878. Following their fatherâe(tm)s sudden death, the Van Goethem... More Info

Monster and Chips

HarperCollins Children's Books | April 23, 2019 | 189 pages
Meet the strange customers and sample the foul-food served up at Fuzzby’s monster diner – the brilliant setting for this humorous story from debut author and illustrator, David O’Connell. Highly illustrated in full-colour.  More Info

Big Nate: In the Zone

HarperCollins | March 11, 2014 | 224 pages
The sixth Big Nate book in the New York Times bestselling series by Lincoln Peirce! The latest illustrated novel from Lincoln Peirce is a laugh-out-loud must-read starring the one and only cartooning genius, king of detention, and Cheez Doodle connoisseur, Nate Wright. Nate’s not having the best... More Info

Chicken Soup with Rice

HarperCollins | March 15, 1991 | 32 pages
Each month is gay, each season nice, when eating chicken soup with rice./DIV  More Info

The Genius Files #4: From Texas with Love

HarperCollins | January 28, 2014 | 256 pages
The wackiest road trip in history continues in book four of the New York Times bestselling Genius Files series, following twins Coke and Pepsi as they dodge villains and visit weird-but-true landmarks from Texas all the way to Roswell, New Mexico! With the real-kid humor that has earned him... More Info

My Weird School Special: It's Halloween, I'm Turning Green!

HarperCollins | July 23, 2013 | 144 pages
In this Weird School Special, It’s Halloween, I’m Turning Green!, A.J. and the gang from the My Weird School series are ready for one of their favorite holidays! It’s Halloween, and you know what that means! Candy! Costumes! More candy! What would happen if a kid ate a million hundred pounds... More Info

Frog and Toad Storybook Treasury

HarperCollins | December 23, 2013 | 256 pages
Celebrate the power of friendship with all four of the beloved Frog and Toad I Can Read stories by Arnold Lobel—now in one volume! This treasury includes the complete art and text from four classics: Frog and Toad Are Friends, Frog and Toad Together, Frog and Toad All Year, and Days with Frog and... More Info

The Genius Files #3: You Only Die Twice

HarperCollins | December 23, 2013 | 320 pages
The most dangerous road trip in history continues in the wacky third book of Dan Gutman's New York Times bestselling The Genius Files series, following twins Coke and Pepsi McDonald as they dodge nefarious villains all the way to Graceland. With the real-kid humor that has earned him millions of... More Info

The Way of Orisa

HarperCollins | May 28, 1993 | 208 pages
Carried to the Americas by slaves, the 8,000-year-old philosophy of Ifa originated with the Yoruba peoples of West Africa. Ifa's enduring message of strength and inner peace, one that offers a way to harmonize our spiritual and worldly aims, is enjoying a resurgence of popularity in the West.... More Info

Splat Says Thank You!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | September 25, 2012 | 40 pages
In this Thanksgiving-themed story, Splat the Cat figures out how to let Seymour know that he's thankful for their friendship. Full color.  More Info

Miss Suki Is Kooky!

HarperCollins | April 12, 2007 | 112 pages
Famous children's author Suki Kabuki and her pet raptor, Rappy, wreak havoc during a visit to Ella Mentry School.  More Info

My Weirder School #7: Miss Kraft Is Daft!

HarperCollins Children's Books | December 26, 2012 | 112 pages
"When Mr. Granite goes home sick, the wackiest substitute teacher in the history of the world comes to A.J.'s class and teaches math lessons using magic tricks"--  More Info

Miss Lazar is bizarre!

HarperCollins | October 13, 2005 | 86 pages
A.J. and his friends find out what amazing things Miss Lazar, the Super Custodian at their school, can do.  More Info

My Weirder School #6: Mayor Hubble Is in Trouble!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | August 21, 2012 | 112 pages
Mayor Hubble helps out and provides pointers when A.J. and Andrea square off in the school's presidential election.  More Info

My Weirder School #5: Ms. Beard Is Weird!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | June 26, 2012 | 112 pages
"A.J. and his teachers are in for a wacky time when a hot new reality show starts filming at Ella Mentry School"--  More Info

My Weirder School #4: Mr. Burke Is Berserk!

HarperCollins Children's Books | February 7, 2012 | 112 pages
After budget cuts threaten the art and music programs at Ella Mentry School, as well as some services, groundskeeper Burke finds gold and "gilver" on the playground, causing a modern-day gold rush.  More Info

My Weirder School #3: Mrs. Lilly Is Silly!

HarperCollins Children's Books | October 11, 2011 | 112 pages
On Career Day at Ella Mentry School, local reporter Mrs. Lilly helps A.J. and his fellow third-graders start a school newspaper, but their efforts have unexpected, and terrible, consequences.  More Info

The Genius Files #3: You Only Die Twice

Harpercollins Childrens Books | January 22, 2013 | 304 pages
Genius twins Coke and Pepsi McDonald embark on a trip to Graceland and are horrified by the reappearance of their supposedly deceased arch nemesis Dr. Herman Warsaw, who marries their aunt Judy.  More Info

The Genius Files #2: Never Say Genius

Harpercollins Childrens Books | December 26, 2012 | 304 pages
As their cross-country journey with their parents continues through the midwest, twins Coke and Pepsi, now thirteen, again face strange assassins at such places as the first McDonald's restaurant and Cedar Point amusement park.  More Info

The Genius Files: Mission Unstoppable

Harpercollins Childrens Books | December 27, 2011 | 304 pages
On a cross-country vacation with their parents, twins Coke and Pepsi, soon to be thirteen, fend off strange assassins as they try to come to terms with their being part of a top-secret government organization known as The Genius Files.  More Info

My Weird School Daze #11: Mr. Tony Is Full of Baloney!

HarperCollins Children's Books | October 26, 2010 | 112 pages
The After School Kids' Care director wants to get into The Guiness Book of World Records, and A. J. and the gang jump in to help him.  More Info

My Weird School Daze #7: Dr. Brad Has Gone Mad!

Harpercollins Childrens Books | October 20, 2009 | 112 pages
Ella Mentry School counselor Dr. Brad believes wisecracking A.J. may be a genius and subjects him to some very strange tests to find out for sure. Simultaneous. 50,000 first printing.  More Info

The Iron King

HarperCollins | March 18, 2013 | 340 pages
Philip the Fair rules his kingdom with an iron fist but cannot control his own family, while a sentence he hands down that Grand Master Jacques de Molay be burned at the stake draws upon him a curse that could destroy his dynasty.  More Info

The Strangled Queen

HarperCollins | September 1, 2013 | 304 pages
This was the original game of thrones George R.R. Martin The King is dead. Long live the King. Philip IV is dead and his great kingdom is in disarray. It seems the fatal curse of the Templars is plaguing the royal house of France. His son has been enthroned as Louis X; but with his disgraced wife... More Info

Love Monster and the Perfect Present

HarperCollins Children's Books | November 12, 2013 | 32 pages
Love is in the air again for Love Monster in this heart-tingling story from phenomenal, award-winning picture book talent Rachel Bright!  More Info

The Alchemist

HarperCollins | April 25, 2006 | 208 pages
"My heart is afraid that it will have to suffer," the boy told the alchemist one night as they looked up at the moonless sky." Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams." Every few decades... More Info